Sheldon Silver, a Democrat from Manhattan who has served as speaker of the state assembly since 1994, was arraigned Thursday on federal charges that he took nearly $4 million in illegal payments from a law firm since 2002.
The deputy chairman of Indonesia's trusted independent Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) was arrested Friday morning when he brought his son to school in West Java.
The World Bank Group Sanctions Board is the final decision maker in contested cases of sanctionable practices in World Bank Group-financed development operations -- primarily fraud, corruption, and collusion. Current members of the Sanctions Board include top international arbitrators, high court justices, and other leading jurists and development experts from around the world.
After conducting statistical analysis on Foreign Corrupt Practices Act penalties, it's clear that foreign firms are paying nearly four times higher FCPA penalties as domestic U.S. firms.
A federal jury convicted a sitting Puerto Rico superior court judge Wednesday of taking bribes to acquit a businessman of vehicular homicide charges.
Tampa, Florida-based engineering and construction firm PBSJ Corporation agreed Thursday to pay $3.4 million for violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act by paying bribes and employing foreign officials to win Qatari government contracts.
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As the world focuses attention on the conflict in Ukraine, it focuses on corruption in Ukraine. In the words of Vice President Biden, Ukraine must “fight the cancer of corruption.” It appears that the government is now moving in this direction.
Sony Corp. started an investigation last year of its India entertainment operations for possible bidding fraud, kickbacks, and bribery, according to internal emails leaked as part of a cyber attack on the company.